LABS & WORKSHOPS
Creative space combining theatre, sculpting and photography to help address stressful situations at work and gain greater peace of mind and clarity.
Led by Sophie BESSE, art therapist- writer - director and Jose Farinha, Photographer.
"It gave me great insight into my practice in a very refreshing and creative way." Lucy translator in the public sector. workshop organised by Kings College.
Creating collaborative devised work can be really hard work especially if participants are from different backgrounds with several languages involved.
We help participants develop their own toolkit of techniques, games and strategies to work together to find the story they want to tell in their own ver special way.
Workshops led by Sophie NL Besse, director of Borderline and Welcome to the UK, two satires depicting the lives of refugees in Calais Jungle and in the UK, devised by an ensemble of 15 performers from 8 different nationalities. performers from 10 different countries.
Facilitation & Devising: Empowering communities.
Workshops led by Sophie Besse - Theatre Director and Psychotherapist -
Artistic Director of PSYCHEdelight Theatre Company of Sanctuary and founder of the Together Workshops
The world has changed and you feel it's time to rethink your practice?
You would like to be part of a facilitators community with free monthly supervision?
£60 per module or £150 for the 3
In each module:
- 2 workshops of 3h each mixing games, case studies and reflection on our Together workshops.
- 1 group supervision session of 90 minutes (date tbc with the group)
- Free attendance to our Together Workshops. (Every Sundays 4.30pm-6pm)
July 2020. Facilitating vs Teaching.
21 July 11am -12.30pm and 1.30pm-3pm
Empowering people: Let go of our own expertise and support what is happening
in the room. Case study: The Together Workshops
28 July 11am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-3pm Impro workshop led by Remy Bertrand from Imprology: Look, listen, notice and support.
June 2020. Build the workshop people need.
Who are the communities you are trying to reach? What do they need?
How did Covid 19 impact their lives and their ability to take part in activities?
How can we work online? Safe space and boundaries.
What other options than online? Reconfiguring our practice and workshops.
Tuesdays 16 & 23 June 11-12.30pm and 1.30- 3pm / 1h lunch (and computer!) break
Pictures Jose Farinha
August 2020. A platform to be heard: Devising with communities
25 &29 August 11am-12.30 and 1.30pm-3pm. Let's explore old and new devising techniques and create something together over 2 sessions celebrating our group and diversity!